Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings

Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings, the No. 301 export by value totaled $68.52 million for the month of October, $632.79 million through October of 2018, and $786.04 million for all of 2017, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

Click on any of the countries in the chart below to gain access to the specific exports and imports between that country and (port), how it compares to other ports for trade with that country, how that trade has changed over time, and much more. Data available both by value and tonnage. Download data. If you are not a subscriber, you can learn more by clicking on the subscribe link.

Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$423.03 M
2Mexico$69.4 M
3Australia$19.53 M
4China$11.76 M
5United Kingdom$11.15 M
6New Zealand$10.81 M
7India$8.33 M
8Saudi Arabia$5.99 M
9Brazil$5.3 M
10The Netherlands$4.99 M
Data loading...
January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $632.79 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $141,372,273
2Low-Valued Imports and Exports $92,025,284
3Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $64,443,090
4Port of Savannah, Ga. $59,129,772
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $55,313,198
6Port Laredo $54,971,016
7Port of Charleston $36,601,505
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $31,057,064
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $15,650,793
10Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $9,577,584

U.S. exports of Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings decreased 3.85 percent through October to $632.79 million

U.S. exports of Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings decreased 3.85 percent from $658.14 million to $632.79 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 301 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 289 for the last full year with a total value of $786.04 million, a $2.17 million, 0.28 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 China and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 3 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 China and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 3 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $423,028,836
2Mexico $69,402,035
3Australia $19,525,959
4China $11,757,805
5United Kingdom $11,152,757
6New Zealand $10,807,660
7India $8,327,460
8Saudi Arabia $5,986,545
9Brazil $5,300,259
10The Netherlands $4,992,231

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $28,392,577
2Low Value Shipments $16,289,085
3Pembina, N.D. $12,765,366
4Buffalo $12,496,878
5Atlanta/Savannah $10,521,244
6Laredo $9,584,167
7Charleston $7,433,251
8Seattle $5,661,921
9Phoenix/Nogales $2,095,558
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $2,072,317

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 2.74 percent compared to last year to $141.37 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 1.21 percent compared to last year to $92.03 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. rose 4.83 percent compared to last year to $64.44 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 2.71 percent compared to last year to $59.13 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 0.92 percent compared to last year to $55.31 million.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. exports to No. 1 Canada decreased $7.33 million, 1.7 percent, (66.85 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $3.7 million, 5.63 percent, (10.97 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Australia decreased $4.38 million, 18.31 percent, (3.09 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 China decreased $1.92 million, 14.02 percent, (1.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $1.57 million, 12.37 percent, (1.76 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.53 percent of all these Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $534.87 million of the $632.79 million total.

All totaled, 65.15 percent of all these Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $412.28 million of the $632.79 million total